WO2007045737A2 - Elastic sleeve with viscoelastic lining for finger or toe protection or care - Google Patents

Elastic sleeve with viscoelastic lining for finger or toe protection or care

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WO2007045737A2
WO2007045737A2 PCT/FR2006/002231 FR2006002231W WO2007045737A2 WO 2007045737 A2 WO2007045737 A2 WO 2007045737A2 FR 2006002231 W FR2006002231 W FR 2006002231W WO 2007045737 A2 WO2007045737 A2 WO 2007045737A2
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sleeve
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Jean-Luc Martin
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Millet Innovation
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A41WEARING APPAREL
    • A41DOUTERWEAR; PROTECTIVE GARMENTS; ACCESSORIES
    • A41D13/00Professional, industrial, or sporting protective garments, e.g. garments affording protection against blows or punches, surgeon's gowns
    • A41D13/05Professional, industrial, or sporting protective garments, e.g. garments affording protection against blows or punches, surgeon's gowns protecting only a particular body part
    • A41D13/08Arm or hand
    • A41D13/081Hand protectors
    • A41D13/087Hand protectors especially for fingers
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F13/00Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads
    • A61F13/06Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads specially adapted for feet or legs; Corn-pads; Corn-rings
    • A61F13/064Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads specially adapted for feet or legs; Corn-pads; Corn-rings for feet
    • A61F13/068Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads specially adapted for feet or legs; Corn-pads; Corn-rings for feet for the toes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F13/00Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads
    • A61F13/10Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads specially adapted for fingers, hands, or arms; Finger-stalls; Nail-protectors
    • A61F13/104Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads specially adapted for fingers, hands, or arms; Finger-stalls; Nail-protectors for the hands or fingers
    • A61F13/105Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads specially adapted for fingers, hands, or arms; Finger-stalls; Nail-protectors for the hands or fingers for the fingers; Finger-stalls; Nail-protectors
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F5/00Orthopaedic methods or devices for non-surgical treatment of bones or joints; Nursing devices; Anti-rape devices
    • A61F5/01Orthopaedic devices, e.g. splints, casts or braces
    • A61F5/0102Orthopaedic devices, e.g. splints, casts or braces specially adapted for correcting deformities of the limbs or for supporting them; Ortheses, e.g. with articulations
    • A61F5/0104Orthopaedic devices, e.g. splints, casts or braces specially adapted for correcting deformities of the limbs or for supporting them; Ortheses, e.g. with articulations without articulation
    • A61F5/0106Orthopaedic devices, e.g. splints, casts or braces specially adapted for correcting deformities of the limbs or for supporting them; Ortheses, e.g. with articulations without articulation for the knees
    • A61F5/0109Sleeve-like structures
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61FFILTERS IMPLANTABLE INTO BLOOD VESSELS; PROSTHESES; DEVICES PROVIDING PATENCY TO, OR PREVENTING COLLAPSING OF, TUBULAR STRUCTURES OF THE BODY, E.G. STENTS; ORTHOPAEDIC, NURSING OR CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES; FOMENTATION; TREATMENT OR PROTECTION OF EYES OR EARS; BANDAGES, DRESSINGS OR ABSORBENT PADS; FIRST-AID KITS
    • A61F13/00Bandages or dressings; Absorbent pads
    • A61F2013/00089Wound bandages
    • A61F2013/00093Wound bandages tubular

Abstract

The invention concerns a sleeve for the care of fingers, toes or other body parts, comprising a piece of cloth (1) including thermoplastic fibers, the piece of cloth having opposite edges (3a, 3b) which are assembled to form the body of the sleeve (10), and at least a viscoelastic gel film (6) fixed on one side (2a) of the piece of cloth, and covering at least partly the assembled edges of the piece of cloth (1).

Description

SLEEVE ELASTIC VISCOELASTIC LINING FOR THE PROTECTION OR CARE OF FINGER OR TOE

The invention relates to the field of sleeve-shaped dressings for the protection and care of fingers, toes and, more generally, members of the human body.

The extremities of the human body are exposed to numerous requests resulting in injuries or ailments mistletoe require protection or care means.

There are for this purpose various structures and shapes of sleeves having viscoelastic materials. Known in particular tubular sleeves consist solely of viscoelastic polymers. The disadvantage of these sleeves is that the polymer tube is to gather mechanical properties of elasticity, strength, viscoelasticity and reduced size which are contradictory and are not combined in a satisfactory manner to the detriment of the physiological effects of the sleeve. Also known are woven sleeves comprising a viscoelastic material lining. These sleeves have the drawback of having a high congestion, the fabric and the lining to have a large thickness due to poor mechanical properties of the materials used. Furthermore, to solve the problem of industrial production of a tubular fabric sleeve, it uses large mesh knitted fabrics to the detriment of the thickness and holding the sleeve and the comfort of the user.

EP 1191912 discloses a protective sleeve for the care of fingers, toes or other parts of the body, comprising a piece of fabric assembled so as to form a sleeve, and at least one lining layer fixed onto a face of the fabric piece.

This document describes more particularly in connection with Figures 1 to 5, a protection sleeve comprising two fabric pieces joined by welding or stitching along their edges to form the body of the sleeve. The lining layer is firstly fixed on a face of one of two pieces of fabric and the sleeve is returned prior to use so that the lining layer is within the sleeve.

EP 1,191,912 also discloses in connection with Figures 6 to 8, an embodiment of the protective sleeve from a single piece of fabric which first receives the lining layer which is then folded and assembly by performing welding or stitching two assembly lines perpendicular to the fold line of the fabric piece. Thus, a sleeve closed at one of its ends, the closed end corresponding to the bending line.

The method for producing a sleeve from a single piece of fabric is advantageous because it simplifies the manufacturing process. However, it does not provide a sleeve having two open ends, or collectively generate a plurality of sleeves.

Furthermore, in the first or second embodiment described in EP 1191912, the assembly lines by welding or seam form, despite the turning of the sleeve, thickenings or assembly beads, or of material regions hardened that can irritate the skin. In some people like diabetics victims of neuropathy or arterial disease, such irritations eventually cause the formation of lesions.

Thus, an objective of the present invention to provide a protective sleeve or care finger or toe that has protection characteristics and optimum comfort.

Another objective of the present invention is to provide a method of manufacturing a protective sleeve that is simple to implement and low cost.

Still another object of the present invention is to provide a method for manufacturing a protective sleeve that advances a protective sleeve from a single piece of fabric.

Still another object of the present invention is to provide a method for manufacturing a protective sleeve that allows collectively generate a plurality of protection sleeves.

To achieve these objectives, an idea of ​​the present invention is to form a sleeve by folding a piece of fabric and realizing a single assembly line parallel to the fold line of the fabric. Another idea of ​​the invention is to deposit the filling layer of the sleeve after completing the folding steps and assembling the piece of fabric, and to deposit this lining layer on the assembly line so that a joining bead is coated in whole or in part by the lining layer.

More particularly, the present invention provides a sleeve for protecting a body part, comprising a piece of fabric assembled so as to form a sleeve, and at least one lining layer fixed to one side of the fabric piece. According to the invention, the piece of fabric has only one assembly line linking two of its edges and extending parallel to a fold line of the piece of cloth and the lining layer covers at least partially the Assembly line.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the lining layer is made of a viscoelastic gel.

Advantageously, the viscoelastic gel is self-adhesive.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the piece of fabric comprises elastic fibers.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the piece of fabric comprises thermoplastic fibers and the assembly seam is a weld line.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the assembly line is a seam line.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the piece of fabric comprises a blend of polyamide fibers and elastane fibers.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the lining layer is fixed by gluing on the fabric piece.

The invention also relates to a method for manufacturing at least one sleeve for protecting a part of the body, the sleeve comprising a piece of fabric assembled so as to form a sleeve, and at least one lining layer fixed onto a face of the piece of fabric. According to the invention, the method comprises steps of:

- folding the piece of fabric and assembling two opposite edges of the piece of fabric along an assembly line parallel to a fold line of the piece of fabric to form a tube having two open ends, and

- fixing at least one lining layer onto an external face of the piece of fabric, covering at least partially the assembly seam. According to one embodiment of the invention, the piece of fabric comprises thermoplastic fibers and the assembly line is achieved by welding the opposite edges of the fabric piece.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the assembly line is performed by stitching the opposite edges of the fabric piece.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the method comprises a transverse cutting step of the flat tube to obtain a plurality of sleeves.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the method comprises a sleeve of the turning step to have the liner strip on the internal face of the sleeve.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the method comprises a step of cutting an excess of fabric between the assembly line and the ends of the opposite edges of the piece of fabric.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the lining layer is fixed to the fabric piece by gluing.

According to one embodiment of the invention, the method comprises steps of:

- folding the strip-shaped piece of fabric upon itself along a fold line so as to arrange longitudinal edges of the strip against each other,

- assembling the longitudinal edges of the strip along an assembly line so as to obtain a flat tube of fabric,

- turning the tube of fabric about itself so as to present the assembly substantially in the middle of a visible face of the flat-tube row,

- winding the tube so as to form a roll,

- provide a viscoelastic gel trim strip laid flat on a support, and - unwinding the roll onto the lining strip by sticking the lining strip onto the tube so as to cover the assembly line.

These objects, features and advantages of of the present invention will be discussed in more detail in the following description of the invention embodiments, made without limitation in relation to the accompanying drawings:

- Figures 1 to 4 are sectional views illustrating a method of manufacturing a protective sleeve according to the invention, shown flat;

- Figure 5 is a sectional view of the sleeve ready for use for the protection of a finger or toe;

- Figure 6 is a sectional view of a sleeve embodiment of the invention.

In a step illustrated in Figure 1, a rectangular strip of fabric is folded over itself longitudinally along a medial fold line 3c. The longitudinal edges 3a, 3b of the fabric strip and placed one against the other, are assembled one against the other by providing a weld line 4 parallel to the fold line 3c, unlike the method described in EP 1191912 (Figs 6-8), providing two lines of welds transversely to the fold line.

'Is obtained and a tube 1 whose ends are open, instead of a sleeve having a closed end, and having only one assembly line, here a weld line.

In Figure 1 and during steps described below and illustrated in Figures 2 to 4, the tube 1 is placed flat on a work carrier (not shown) and has a substantially flattened shape, which is shown schematically in these figures as being perfectly flattened. The tube thus has an upper outer face 2a, a lower outer face 2b, 2c and two inner faces which are opposite.

The achievement of the weld line 4 is carried out conventionally using a machine heat sealing or ultrasonic welding producing localized heating causing fusion of the fabric. To this end, the fabric web comprises thermoplastic fibers. It also includes, preferably, elastic fibers giving the tube the desired elasticity.

During the step illustrated in Figure 2, the excess fabric at the seamed edges is removed by cutting along a cutting line 5. Preferably, the cutting edges of the fabric is carried out at the time of welding the welding tool that melts the tissue. The weld area then form a kind of sectional hardstock spout.

During the step illustrated in Figure 3, tube 1 is rotated on itself so as to cause the weld line 4 of the upper outer face 2a of the tube 1, which is always arranged flat. Preferably, the weld line is located substantially in the middle of the upper outer face 2a. During the rotational movement of the tube to itself, the joined edges 3a, 3b diverge to form an edge binding the fabric edge. In this way, assembly of the edges of the fabric strip does not form any thickness capable of hindering the user or cause damage.

In a next step, illustrated by Figure 4, a liner 6 is fixed to the tube 1, so as to cover the weld line 4, at least partly and preferably completely. Advantageously, the packing 6 is a strip constituted by a viscoelastic silicone gel, a uniform thickness of a few tenths of a millimeter to a few millimeters, and preferably of the order of 1 mm. The liner 6 is for example made to the desired thickness and cut into strips having the same width as the flat tube 1, for example by means of rotating knives.

The liner is assembled in the tube 1 by gluing to the upper outer face 2a of the tube. For example, the one flat tube of fabric is unwound and brought into contact with a strip of substantially the same width silicone gel, by disposing the adhesive between the upper outer face 2a and the gel strip. Alternatively, the strip of silicone gel and / or the upper outer face of the tube are pre-glued.

Prior to attachment of the silicone gel strip, tube 1 can be wound to form a roll, while the silicone gel band placed flat on a support. The tube is then held on the silicone gel band by bonding prior to and one or other of the opposing faces of the tube and the silicone gel strip. The tube 1 can thus be manufactured almost continuously, which reduces fabric trimmings.

The tube 1 according to the invention, provided herein a considerably greater than the usual length length of a protective sleeve is then cut so as to obtain sleeves having a desired length.

As illustrated in FIG 5, the cut sleeves 10 obtained following the cutting of the tube 1, are returned at the time of use, so that the insert 6 is located inside the sleeve. However, this reversal is optional since the sleeve according to the invention can also be used with the layer of viscoelastic gel disposed 'externally, for example to protect a finger adjacent to the one covered by the sleeve. The sleeve 10 thus obtained has no seam or similar assembly line on the side where is fixed the lining 6. The lining 6 affixed to the fabric tube on each side of the weld line 4 and thereon strengthens the line soldering and thus limits the risk of tearing.

Further, when the assembling of the edges of the fabric causes the formation of a bead, it is advantageously covered by the layer of viscoelastic gel which is deformed at its attachment to form no extra thickness on the side of its face intended to come into contact with skin.

The strip of fabric constituting the fabric tube 1 preferably comprises a mixture of resilient fibers made of spandex and thermoplastic fibers consist of polyamide. For example, the fabric web comprises 70% polyamide fibers and 30% elastane fibers. Advantageously, the basis weight of the fabric web is less than 250 g / cm 2. Preferably, the selected tissue is indémaillable to avoid fraying as a result of cutting the tube sleeves.

Silicone gel forming the lining 6 preferably has viscoelastic properties similar to the mechanical properties of certain human skin tissue. Silicone gels blend compositions having such properties have been described in patent FR 2712487 to which reference for details of the formulation and elaboration. These compositions have the feature to reproduce the mechanical properties of natural footpad and present particular values ​​similar modules in compression and in torsion. Silicone gels having such formulations are marketed by the applicant under the name EPITHELIUM 26 ®. Additional formulations which are marketed by the Applicant under the name EPITHELIUM 27 ® and EPIHELIUM 27+ ®, allow also to obtain, sometimes to the detriment of the similarity of the mechanical modules in compression and torsion, the intrinsic adhesion properties silicone gel. These gels have exceptional contact qualities and are excellent load balancers could give outstanding results in comfort and prevention as well as treatment of certain conditions, particularly hyperkeratosis. In practice, the compliance of these gels can be verified by checking the modules in compression and torsion with nominal values of the order of 4.103 N / m 2 and 4.103 N / m2 to 15,103 N / m 2, respectively. A tolerance of 50% compared to the limit values ​​of these modules can be accepted without losing the benefits of these gels for medical application or para-medical purposes here.

Thus, according to a preferred embodiment of the present invention, the gel forming the lining 6 of the tube 1 is a viscoelastic silicone gel whose mechanical properties are of the order of those of the human footpad, the gel having particular modules compression and torsion in the order of half to twice of the corresponding modules of the footpad. This is for example the above-mentioned silicone gel marketed under the designation EPITHELIUM 26 ®.

In an alternative embodiment, the silicone gel has, in addition to mechanical properties similar to the human footpad, the property of being intrinsically adherent by simple contact effect with the skin, the gel debondable and pick almost indefinitely. This is eg silicone gel marketed under the name EPITHELIUM 27 OR EPITHELIUM 27+.

In an alternative embodiment of the sleeve according to the invention, illustrated by Figure 6, the two edges 3a, 3b of the fabric web are spliced ​​by a flat seam 7 which does not form any thickness. As the sewing thread is covered with the strip of silicone gel 6, it will not cause skin irritation.

It will be clear to the skilled person that the device of the present invention is capable of various other alternative embodiments and applications. Thus, the invention is not limited to the collective manufacture sleeves from a strip of fabric. Such a sleeve can also be obtained from a rectangular piece of fabric. It is not necessary to cut the excess edges of the piece of fabric after fixing them. Indeed, the welding can be carried out with the strong edges 3a, 3b. The use of elastic tissue is not necessary. This feature is simply preferable for reasons of the sleeve wearing comfort.

In addition, although the one indicated in the present application that the sleeve according to the invention exhibits only assembly line, in contrast to the process described in EP 1191912, it goes without saying that this assembly line, particularly if it is made by sewing, may comprise a plurality of parallel stitch lines closely spaced together forming a single assembly line in the sense of the invention.

Similarly, other fastening means may be envisaged for fixing the layer of viscoelastic gel.

Claims

1. A sleeve (10) for protecting a body part, comprising a piece of fabric (1) assembled so as to form a sleeve, and at least one lining layer (6) fixed onto a face (2a) of the piece of fabric, characterized in that the piece of fabric has only one assembly line (4, 7) connecting two of its edges (3a, 3b) and extending parallel to a fold line (3c) of the piece of fabric, and in that the lining layer (6) covers at least partially the assembly seam (4, 7).
2. The sleeve of claim 1, wherein the lining layer (6) is made of a viscoelastic gel.
3. A sleeve according to claim 1 or 2, wherein the piece of fabric (1) comprises elastic fibers.
4. Coupling according to one of claims 1 to 3, wherein the piece of fabric (1) comprises thermoplastic fibers and the assembly seam is a weld line (4).
5. Sleeve according to one of claims 1 to 3, wherein the assembly line is a seam line (7).
6. Sleeve according to one of claims 1 to 5, wherein the piece of fabric (1) comprises a blend of polyamide fibers and fibers of spandex.
7. Coupling according to one of claims 1 to 6, wherein the lining layer (6) is adhesively secured on the piece of fabric (1).
8. Sleeve according to one of claims 1 to 7, wherein the viscoelastic gel (6) is self-adhesive.
9. A method of manufacturing at least one sleeve (10) for protecting a part of the body, the sleeve comprising a piece of fabric (1) assembled so as to form a sleeve, and at least one lining layer (6 ) fixed on one face (2a) of the piece of fabric, characterized in that it comprises steps of:
- folding the piece of fabric (1) and joining two opposite edges (3a, 3b) of the piece of fabric along an assembly line (4, 7) parallel to a fold line (3c) of the piece of fabric to form a tube having two open ends, and
- fixing at least one lining layer (6) on an outer face (2a) of the piece of fabric (1) by covering at least partially the assembly seam (4, 7).
10. The method of claim 9, wherein the piece of fabric comprises thermoplastic fibers and the assembly seam (4) is formed by welding opposite edges (3a, 3b) of the piece of fabric.
11. The method of claim 9, wherein the assembly line (7) is formed by stitching the opposite edges (3a, 3b) of the piece of fabric.
12. A method according to one of claims 9 to it, comprising a transverse cutting step of the flat tube (1) to obtain a plurality of sleeves (10).
13. A method according to one of claims 9 to 12, comprising a sleeve turning step (10) for disposing the liner strip on the internal face of the sleeve.
14. A method according to one of claims 9 to 13, wherein the lining layer is made of a viscoelastic gel (6).
15. Method according to one of claims 9 to 14, comprising a step of cutting an excess of fabric between the assembly seam (4) and the ends of the opposite edges (3a, 3b) of the piece of fabric ( 1).
16. A method according to one of Claims 9 to 15, wherein the lining layer (6) is fixed on the piece of fabric (1) by gluing.
17. Method according to one of claims 9 to 16, comprising steps of:
- folding the piece of fabric (1) strip-shaped on itself along a fold line (3c) so as to have the longitudinal edges (3a, 3b) of the strip one against the other ,
- joining the longitudinal edges (3a, 3b) of the strip along an assembly line (4, 7) so as to obtain a flat tube of fabric,
- turning the tube of fabric about itself so as to present the assembly line (4, 7) substantially in the middle of a visible face of the flat tube,
- winding the tube so as to form a roll,
- provide a trim strip (6) of a viscoelastic gel laid down flat on a medium, and - place the roll on the strip of packing sticking the lining strip onto the tube so as to cover the assembly line.
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